• Animal Lover,  General,  Self-Care

    Welcome

    Welcome to “Beyond the Grapevine”. I’m your typical woman living in what some call “the fly over” zone of the United States.  I like to call it “the heart” of the country. I’ve been married to the same man for over 30 years.  We’ve raised two kids who are now grown and on their own, and we share our empty nest with our small Yorkie, a few stray cats, and a squirrel named Samey (she’s a girl and she has at least 3 to 5 babies every year and lives technically in our neighbors’ yard but spends a lot of time in my garden).  I also feed the birds and especially…